"I know there are some in this chamber and watching at home who are skeptical of whether this plan will work," Obama said. The camera quickly flashed to one of those skeptics: a wistful-looking Sen. John McCain. "That is why I have asked Vice President Biden to lead a tough, unprecedented oversight effort," the president continued, "because nobody messes with Joe." The audience -- and Biden -- laughed and cheered.
"Nobody Messes With Joe": Obama Speech Tonight (VIDEO)